Safestay London Elephant & Castle

Safestay London Elephant & Castle

144-152 Walworth Road, London, SE17 1JL, United Kingdom
+44 207 703 8000

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Safestay London Elephant & Castle
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About Safestay London Elephant & Castle

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Safestay London Elephant & Castle provides peaceful accommodation in London and is a short stroll from Elephant & Castle Railway Station. It is also a short drive from the London Eye and River Thames.

The hostel has 74 rooms and has been recently refurbished. Guests can take advantage of the recreational facilities on offer, such as bicycle rental and billiards.

Safestay London Elephant & Castle provides rooms equipped with a shower, plus all the essentials to ensure a comfortable stay. Guests staying in the rooms also have access to a shared bathroom.

Guests of the hostel can relax at the on-site bar, conveniently situated for socialising in the evening. Packed lunches are provided for sightseers.

Safestay London Elephant & Castle is just a short walk from Strata SE1. It is also within walking distance of Ministry of Sound, the Imperial War Museum and London South Bank University.

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Amenities at Safestay London Elephant & Castle

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • ATM on-site
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Disabled access

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Packed lunches
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire
  • Game room
  • Evening entertainment
  • Pool table


  • Seating area
  • Lockers
  • Privacy curtain
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Garden


  • Laundry facilities


  • Reading light


  • Fax/photocopying

Reviews of Safestay London Elephant & Castle

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8,2 Great
Pros:The staff was helpful. Facilities were fresh looking and nice albeit the showers were a bit tight. This is hostel living with 8 in a room on bunks.
Cons:Rooms were very warm despite opening the windows and it being cool in the evenings.


144-152 Walworth Road, London, SE17 1JL

What's nearby

  • Tate Modern1.9 km
  • Westminster Bridge2 km
  • London Eye2.1 km
  • Palace of Westminster2.1 km
  • Southbank Centre2.1 km
  • Big Ben2.2 km
  • Tower Bridge2.2 km
  • Westminster Abbey2.3 km
  • Tower of London2.4 km
  • Churchill War Rooms2.5 km
  • Somerset House2.6 km
  • National Gallery2.9 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Safestay London Elephant & Castle

  • Safestay London Elephant & Castle is located at 144-152 Walworth Road in Southwark, 2,1 km from the centre of London. Tate Modern is the closest landmark to Safestay London Elephant & Castle.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Safestay London Elephant & Castle.

  • Yes, Safestay London Elephant & Castle offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Safestay London Elephant & Castle is 10,3 km from London City.

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Distance to city centre

2,1 km

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